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Ghost Stories

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https://variety.com/2018/film/reviews/g ... 202738707/

Anybody see it?

I really crave a good ghost story.
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1922 on Netflix was a decent ghost story.
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Thing is in the UK now, maybe AC can get off his fat ass and check it out for me.

Tnx for the 1922, will check it out too.
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An oldish one, but I really enjoyed Oculus. The aspect I liked (besides Karen Gillian) was the efforts to account for altered senses.
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Stephen King and Peter Straub wrote a ghost story called, imaginatively enough, Ghost Story. It was pretty good. Was also made into a pretty decent movie, IMO.

My favorite Ghost story, though, is The Legend of Hell House. Dunno why, I just like it.
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Yep.
It's a good one. Movie I mean, haven't read the book.
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Nyarlathotep wrote:Stephen King and Peter Straub wrote a ghost story called, imaginatively enough, Ghost Story. It was pretty good. Was also made into a pretty decent movie, IMO.

My favorite Ghost story, though, is The Legend of Hell House. Dunno why, I just like it.
Was "Ghost Story" as good as their collaboration on "The Talisman"?
(or at least better than its sequel "The Black House"?)
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Ooops, mistake. Talisman was their collaboration. Ghost Story was just Straub. Got confused.

But it was a good book either way
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